Benefits of Membership

Founded in 1962, the Dulles Area Association of REALTORS® (DAAR), located in Ashburn, Virginia, works to provide members with effective business tools, lifelong professional development and consistent business support. DAAR’s focus is on YOUR BUSINESS and the community you serve. Make the most of what DAAR has to offer!  View the REALTOR® Membership Brochure for more information.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Free Continuing Education, Heavily Discounted PLE DAAR’s Real Estate School offers a road range of free* Continuing Education (CE) and heavily discounted Post License Education (PLE) courses taught by top-notch instructors to enhance your knowledge. Credit hours for license renewal in Virginia. *Does not include designation, specialty or GRI courses offering renewal hours

One-on-One Education Counseling We’ll meet with you to discuss offerings needed for license renewal with a focus on your professional development future.

Annual Conference and Expo Our all-day conference showcases the best in real estate practices and services today.

Real Estate Industry Trend Events Our Economic Summit offers valuable insight on the national, regional and local housing market from some of the most renowned experts in market statistics today.

Housing and Policy Forums Complimentary real estate forums keep you up to date on industry and regulatory changes impacting your business.

REALTOR® Awards and Industry Recognition Recognition is awarded for outstanding achievements in your profession at the annual DAAR REALTOR® Awards event.

Networking/Committee Involvement DAAR committees help you develop leadership skills and make valuable contacts. Members can help shape the Association’s future.

Young Professionals Network (YPN) DAAR’s YPN is a growing group of career-minded real estate professionals who want to stay abreast of the latest tools, resources, and networking opportunities.

COMMUNICATIONS

Online Communications DAAR’s website www.dullesarea.com is loaded with searchable information on events and other Association news as well as the many services provided by DAAR. DAAR also maintains a presence on social media sites including Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn.

DAAR eNews A bi-weekly e-newsletter is sent to keep members up-to-date with happenings in the local real estate market and with DAAR activities and notices.

PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

Lockbox and Key Services Purchase SentriCard® and SentriLock’s REALTOR® Electronic Lockboxes at our convenient location in Ashburn.

REALTOR® Store Shop for real estate products at our retail store conveniently located in Ashburn.

Bright MLS (Formerly MRIS) Gain access to your success by joining Bright MLS, our region’s Multiple Listing Service. As a member of DAAR, you, you qualify for the lower rate.  To begin the application process, please click here.

Contract Forms Receive discounted access to local forms via ZipForms libary. Only $20 for REALTOR members. Brokerage accounts heavily discounted.

Use of Class and Board Room REALTORS® enjoy complimentary use of these rooms for sales meetings.

Online REALTOR® Directory and Profile Members can keep their real estate profile up-to-date for within our “Find a REALTOR” search engine.

Loudoun Broker Opens
REALTORS® are invited to advertise and share information on their broker opens to hundreds of REALTORS® on a dedicated Facebook group administered by DAAR.  Click here to join

PROFESSIONAL STANDARDS

Arbitration, Mediation, Ethics, and Professional Standards – DAAR promotes ethical business practices with a forum for complaints and recourse for satisfaction, if justified. This service saves members thousands of dollars in legal costs arbitrating business disputes. In the minds of the consumers, abiding by a Code of Ethics is a prominent reason for using the services of a REALTOR® instead of a Real Estate salesperson.

GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS AND LEGAL RESOURCES

Legislative Advocacy DAAR is your voice in local, state and national government real estate issues, offering mem-bers the opportunity for direct involvement.

Dulles Area REALTORS® Political Action Committee (DARPAC) RPAC supports candidates who support real estate issues and a favorable business environment in Loudoun County and in the Virginia General Assembly.

Virginia REALTORS® Legal Hotline All members have access to a team of expert legal professionals in Richmond who stand ready to answer your real estate questions.

Virginia REALTORS® Technology Hotline  All members have access to support for hardware, software, networking and digital devices. Members can contact friendly and knowledgeable analysts via phone, e-mail, or online chat for help with any device. The Tech Hotline will troubleshoot problems and offer solutions, often by ‘remoting in’ to your computer while you relax. The customer care team can advise you on hardware and software purchasing, and most importantly, they are especially attuned to your needs as a REALTOR®.

VENDOR DISCOUNTS FOR REALTOR® MEMBERS

NAR Member Benefits Discounted prices on life, medical, dental, disability income, and errors & omissions insurance options are available through selected vendors.  Visit NAR’s REALTOR Benefits Program and the NAR Member Value Plus (MVP) Program for more information.

Virginia REALTORS® Member Benefits Benefits for members of the Virginia REALTORS®

REALTORS® Federal Credit Union DAAR membership provides access to a full service credit union. Visit the Credit Union web site for more information.